Tag archive for ‘review’
Arrival Pavilion SXM Airport 20180323
By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
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The pros and cons of US Pre-clearance – Part 3

Part 3 in a multi-part series about US Pre-Clearance for St. Maarten and the SXM Airport. Read the nuts and bolts of pre-clearance and what it will take to make things happen in this third installment. A review. LOGIN More...

Arrival Pavilion SXM Airport 20180323
By The Publisher On Sunday, September 29th, 2019
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The nuts and bolts of US Pre-clearance for St. Maarten – Part 2

Part 2 in a multi-part series about US Pre-Clearance for St. Maarten and the SXM Airport. Read what exactly is pre-clearance and what it involves in this second installment. A review. LOGIN TO READ MORE... THIS More...

CBCS SXM Headoffice
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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CBCS Annual Report review: Decline in official reserves (Part 3)

Sound policy response needed WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG – “The deepening current account deficit of the balance of payments of the monetary union and gradual slippage in the gross official reserves require a sound More...

CBCS Central Bank Head Offce in St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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CBCS Annual Report review: Curaçao and Sint Maarten economies contract (Part 2)

Circumstances challenging in 2018 WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG – “The economic circumstances in the monetary union remained challenging in 2018 with both Curaçao and Sint Maarten recording a contraction,” Centrale More...

CBCS SXM building name
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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CBCS Annual Report review: Central Bank on balanced budget rule (Part 1)

Consolidation is crucial at a calibrated pace WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG – Acting president of the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten Bob Traa stated in the Bank’s 2018 Annual Report that one of the challenges More...

MP Rolando Brison in Parliament
By The Publisher On Sunday, August 18th, 2019
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MP Rolando Brison refutes legal review of his inquiry-proposal by Dutch attorney

PHILIPSBURG – In response to the criticism expressed by Dutch attorney Wim van Sambeek in an article titled “Mullet Bay Parliamentary Inquiry-proposal fully misses the point”, member of Parliament Rolando More...

Wim van Sambeek - Dutch civil attorney
By The Publisher On Sunday, August 18th, 2019
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“Inquiry-proposal fully misses the point” says Dutch civil law attorney

PHILIPSBURG – There is no justification for spending half a million guilders on a parliamentary inquiry into Mullet Bay of which the outcome will be that the beach is public. That is the opinion of civil law More...

StMaartenNews Opinion
By The Publisher On Friday, July 26th, 2019
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A thoughtful expose

By Hilbert Haar Running a country is not a profitable business. If the Netherlands, or St. Maarten or Curacao for that matter, had been private sector businesses they would have had to close their doors a long time More...

St. Maarten Day Breakfast by Kreative Juices Catering Services
By The Publisher On Friday, November 9th, 2018
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Review Kreative Juices Catering Pre-St. Maarten Day Breakfast

Today, Friday, November 9, 2018, as a pre-St. Maarten Day gift, a complimentary container filled with a delicious and tasty breakfast combo consisting of two johnny cakes, a croissant, saltfish, boiled egg, tuna, More...

Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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An app for hearing better

By Hilbert Haar Here is a story for people like me whose ability to hear is going down the tubes. At age 68, my hearing is not what it used to be. Sometimes, my wife has to ask me something three times before I More...